Francis Marion Athletics Headlines

  • Coker/FMU Invitational Tournament
    August 20, 2018
    Francis Marion University will host a portion of the Coker/FMU Invitational Volleyball Tournament, Aug. 24 and 25, in the Smith University Center.
  • FMU 2018 Volleyball preseason
    August 08, 2018
    The Patriot Sports Network talks with Francis Marion University volleyball head coach Lauren Baufield about her team as the 2018 preseason begins.
  • Trio of FMU golfers named All-America Scholars
    July 26, 2018
    Francis Marion University seniors Alessandro Caselli and Marc Casullo and junior Lars Sandvoll have been named to the Srixon/Cleveland Golf All-America Scholars list for the 2017-18 season.
  • FMU Women’s Tennis Team earns All-Academic honors
    July 25, 2018
    For the fifth consecutive year, the Francis Marion University women’s tennis team has earned All-Academic Team recognition from the Intercollegiate Tennis Association.
  • Patriot catcher earns NECBL All-Star starting nod
    July 23, 2018
    Francis Marion University senior catcher Alex Griffith has been named the starting catcher on the North Roster for the 2018 New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL) All-Star Game, as announced Sunday afternoon by the league office.
  • FMU Golf Team honored with GCAA academic award
    July 23, 2018
    For the fifth year in a row, the Francis Marion University golf team has received a Golf Coaches Association of America 18Bridies All-Academic Team Award, this time for the 2017-18 academic year.
  • 98 FMU Student-Athletes Named to PBC Presidential Honor Roll
    July 05, 2018
    The Peach Belt Conference announced that 1,476 student-athletes have been named to the 27th-annual Presidential Honor Roll, including 98 student-athletes from Francis Marion University.
  • Francis Marion Softball signs 3 pitchers
    June 21, 2018
    Francis Marion University women’s softball coach Stacey Vallee has announced that three transfer pitchers will join the Patriot program this fall: 5-10 right-hander Kate Ellard of Cary, N.C., 5-7 right-hander Amie Hutchison of Fakenham, United Kingdom, and 5-10 right-hander Hannah Shirley of Evansville, Ind.
  • Patriot Baseball inks two Palmetto State products
    June 19, 2018
    Francis Marion University baseball coach Art Inabinet has announced the signing of catcher Trystan Freeman of Surfside Beach to a national letter of intent and the addition of first baseman Leniel Gonzalez of Sumter who will transfer to FMU from USC Sumter for his final two seasons.
  • Patriot cagers add Louisiana Monroe transfer
    June 19, 2018
    Francis Marion University women’s basketball coach Jeri Porter has announced that 5-6 guard Camryn Johnson of Fort Washington, Md., will join the Patriots’ program this fall after transferring from Division I University of Louisiana at Monroe. She will have three years of eligibility at FMU.
  • FMU Men’s Basketball adds guard duo
    June 13, 2018
    Francis Marion University men’s basketball coach Gary Edwards has announced the signing of 6-4 guard Jalen “JJ” Jordan of Norfolk, Va., to a national letter of intent and the addition of 6-4 senior guard transfer Je’Quan Perry of Charleston.
  • FMU Women add former Myrtle Beach standout
    June 12, 2018
    Francis Marion University women’s basketball coach Jeri Porter has announced that former Myrtle Beach High School standout Kiana Adderton will join the Patriots’ program this fall after transferring from Division I Wright State University.
  • Patriots ink Low Country runners
    June 07, 2018
    Francis Marion University men’s cross country and track and field coach Mark Bluman has announced the signing of a trio of runners – Parker Calvert of North Charleston, Christian England of Ladson, and Wyatt Witman of Goose Creek – to national letters of intent during the recent signing period.
  • FMU Baseball signs infielder and three pitchers
    June 05, 2018
    Francis Marion University baseball coach Art Inabinet has announced the signing of middle infielder Grayson Cottingham of Florence, right-handed pitcher Colby Lee of Latta, and left-handed pitchers Josh Bobrowski of Lutz, Fla., and Weston Rogers of Mullins to national letters of intent during the recent signing period.